Quick facts
  • What we do:
    BSix is a comprehensive and non-selective Sixth Form college providing full-time courses at all levels, ranging from students with learning difficulties through to Oxbridge applicants.
  • Year established:
    2002
  • Website:
    http://www.brookehouse.ac.uk
  • UK locations:
    London
  • Contact
    • Kenninghall Road, Hackney, London, London, E5 8BP

About BSix Brooke House Sixth Form College


What is it like to work for BSix Brooke House Sixth Form College

My Manager
My Manager
The organisation have run work discussion groups with a consultant psychotherapist who meets managers so that they can talk outside of line management structures about work problems. The aim is to encourage collaborative working, shared values and the sharing of experience and best practice. 3 development programmes are run: one for senior leaders, one for middle managers and one for aspiring leaders. A leadership survey is carried out annually between middle and senior managers.
Personal Growth
Personal Growth
An MA in teaching and learning is provided free and run by the Institute of Education, University of London. A Coaching Diploma, accredited by Middlesex University, is open to all services and teaching staff. Regular Friday afternoon sessions are run on teaching and learning, teachers teaching teachers. Long-term management development programmes are run for senior, middle and aspiring leaders. Mentoring by both external and internal staff is available for managers and work shadowing is available to all staff.
My Company
My Company
The company issue certificates at awards ceremonies for the completion of both internal and external professional development. Teams are taken for meals in recognition of outstanding performance. Hospitality is provided to all staff on the occasion of significant achievement. All staff are thanked publicly in all staff briefings in recognition of successful outcomes and hard work. Letters of recognition are sent to individual employees and to whole teams when there is high performance. The company hold Termly Star Awards according to various categories nominated by staff and students. Professional standards payments are available to teachers who meet the criteria.

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Benefits:

  • Women
    Women

    At least 33% of senior managers are women

  • Holidays
    Holidays

    Companies offering a minimum of 25 days annual leave

  • Gym
    Gym

    On-site gym or subsidised gym memberships

Company Statistics

  • Sites:

    1

  • UK sites:

    1

  • Earning £35,000+:

    10%

  • Staff:

    148

  • Graduate Vacancy Locations:

    15.00

  • Staff Turnover:

    16%

  • Average Age:

    42

  • Male : Female:

    50% / 50%

  • Under 35 to Over 55 Ratio:

    No employees under 35

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